Headline News

Graduation Rates On The Rise In Cannon and Across Tennessee

Graduation rates in Tennessee for the 2018-19 school calendar year reached 89.7 percent.  Not only is that more than half a percentage point higher than the previous year, but it’s the highest graduation rate on record for Tennessee.  That translates…

Roll Up Your Sleeves, Woodbury!

On Thursday, September 19, 2019 the American Red Cross will be at the Lions Memorial Building from 12:00 PM until 6:00 PM collecting blood donations.  The Woodbury Lions Club will be hosting the drive.  Again, a shortage of supply in…

Extension Office Reminds Farmers of Ag Enhancement Program

Tennessee Agriculture Enhancement application process is opening soon. The 2019/2020 applications are available at the Cannon County University of Tennessee Extension Office located at 614 Lehman St. Producers must apply for funding during the upcoming application period October 1 –…

Board of Education Elects New Chairman

Budgets, policy revisions and elections were all part of the September meeting of the Cannon County Board of Education. The board now has a new chairman, District 4 board member Javin Fann was elected chairman.  District 2 Travis Turney was…

MTSU Remembers Patriots Day

The public and Middle Tennessee State University community are invited to the annual MTSU 9/11 Remembrance at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11. It will be at a new venue, the Miller Education Center second-floor atrium, 503 E. Bell St., this…

Aid to Storm Victims from MTSU

Middle Tennessee State University President Dr. Sidney McPhee and a group of school supporters spent Sunday on a relief mission in the Bahamas, delivering supplies for victims of Hurricane Dorian there. Two flights took off from the Murfreesboro airport Sunday…

Cannon County Patriots Day Program Announced

A ceremony at Cannon County High School this Wednesday will commemorate the attacks on America that killed thousands on September 11, 2001. The event, presented by American Legion Post 279, will honor those who lost their lives, as well as…